FanIQ Tagged: Dario Franchitti

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A fond farewell to Dario Franchitti

11/16/13 in IndyCar   |   Eric_   |   7716 respect

The accident last month at Houston didn't look good for Dario Franchitti. He suffered a fractured spine and a fractured ankle. Those injuries w...

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Will Helio finally win the championship, or is it Dixon's time? [MAVTV 500 Live Thread]

10/19/13 in IndyCar   |   Eric_   |   7716 respect

After 18 races, some great racing, and the usual off-track instability, it has all come down to one race and 500 miles to decide the IndyCar champi...

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Racing dodges two bullets after two bad accidents

10/6/13 in IndyCar   |   Eric_   |   7716 respect

Auto racing is dangerous, and this weekend there was two instances that showed that in spectacular fashion. While they did not end in catastrophe, ...

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Can Anyone Stop Scott Dixon at Mid-Ohio? [Honda Indy 200 Live Thread]

8/4/13 in IndyCar   |   Eric_   |   7716 respect

After a whirlwind May, June, and July, the IndyCar Series took a bit of a break the past few weeks, but return this Sunday to the Mid-Ohio Sports C...

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The IndyCars do a doubleheader in Toronto [Honda Indy Toronto Live Thread]

7/14/13 in IndyCar   |   Eric_   |   7716 respect

For the second time this year, IndyCar is racing twice in one weekend, this time at the venerable street circuit in Toronto, #2inTO according to th...

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The IndyCars Hit the Bullring at Iowa [Iowa Corn Indy 250 Live Thread]

6/23/13 in IndyCar   |   Eric_   |   7716 respect

Iowa Speedway isn't considered a glamour stop or a sponsor favorite on the IndyCar circuit, but it's a damn important stop all the same. Th...

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Is This Andretti Autosport's Day in Milwaukee? [Milwaukee IndyFest Live Thread]

6/15/13 in IndyCar   |   Eric_   |   7716 respect

Last year, Michael Andretti and his Andretti Sports Marketing company prevented IndyCar racing from losing the historic Milwaukee Mile, the oldest ...

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IndyCar Live in Primetime at Texas [Firestone 550 Live Thread]

6/8/13 in IndyCar   |   Eric_   |   7716 respect

In what has been a very unpredictable season for IndyCar, tonight's race starts out seemingly predictable for once, with Will Power on the pole...

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The IndyCars Play Two in Detroit [IndyCar Dual in Detroit Live Thread]

6/1/13 in IndyCar   |   Eric_   |   7716 respect

IndyCar fans are still trying to catch their breath from that incredible Indy 500, but the work for the teams and crews is never done, as the IndyC...

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Tony Kanaan Wins a Remarkable Indianapolis 500

5/29/13 in IndyCar   |   Eric_   |   7716 respect

It's tough being an IndyCar fan these days. No one watches your sport on television. No one knows who the drivers are. Other race fans (particu...

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Who will taste the milk at Indy? [Indianapolis 500 Live Thread]

5/26/13 in IndyCar   |   Eric_   |   7716 respect

There were three million paving blocks in 1911. Today only a yard of brick remains. The 2.5 mile path is surrounded by steel and concrete, sile...

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Ranking the Field for the Indianapolis 500: From 33 to 1

5/22/13 in IndyCar   |   Eric_   |   7716 respect

With the Indy 500 just days away, it’s time for those in the sport to hunker down and make a pick for the winner. Once again though, it&rsquo...

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What to Watch For at the 97th Running of the Indianapolis 500

5/21/13 in IndyCar   |   Eric_   |   7716 respect

Memorial Day weekend is upon us, and with that the 97th running of the Greatest Spectacle in Racing, the Indianapolis 500. This year's field ag...

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The IndyCars Samba in Sao Paulo [Itaipava Sao Paulo Indy 300 Live Thread]

5/5/13 in IndyCar   |   Eric_   |   7716 respect

Last year, Will Power won at Sao Paulo. That wasn't the surprise. It was his third straight win at the Brazil street circuit (he's still th...

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The IndyCars Take to the Streets of Long Beach [Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach Live Thread}

4/21/13 in IndyCar   |   Eric_   |   7716 respect

At the end of Saturday's practice for the Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach, a whopping 18 cars were within a mere half second, and 24 cars out o...

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IndyCar Looks for an Encore at Barber [Honda Indy Grand Prix of Alabama Live Thread]

4/7/13 in IndyCar   |   Eric_   |   7716 respect

The 2012 Honda Indy Grand Prix of Alabama at Barber Motorsports Park was an important event in the history of IndyCar. Prior to 2012, the races at ...

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IndyCar's Cinderellas Hope to Make it Their Day [Honda Grand Prix of St. Petersburg Live Thread]

3/24/13 in IndyCar   |   Eric_   |   7716 respect

At first glance, the IndyCar season opener at St. Petersburg is business as usual. Ho hum, Will Power is on the pole again for the 4th straight tim...

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Start Your Engines: IndyCar Season Preview

3/20/13 in IndyCar   |   Eric_   |   7716 respect

After an interminably long offseason, this weekend the IZOD IndyCar Series begins its 2013 from the streets of St. Petersburg. As such, this week&#...

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500 Miles to Decide a Champion [MAVTV 500 Live Thread]

9/15/12 in IndyCar   |   Eric_   |   7716 respect

After 14 races and plenty of fantastic racing, the IndyCar championship all comes down to tonight, and fittingly, it's a 500 mile race. The ven...

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Honda Indy Toronto Live Thread

7/8/12 in IndyCar   |   Eric_   |   7716 respect